Gina de la Chesnaye_Lineage_Project

GINA DE LA CHESNAYE
TEACHER

Gina received her 200-Hour Yoga Alliance Certified Teacher Training under Alison West of Yoga Union in 2011, and began teaching with Lineage Project in 2013. She teaches at Alternative Learning Centers for suspended students, transfer high schools, residential incarceration sites, and alternative-to-incarceration programs. 

Gina is also a writer and photographer. She received her MFA in Photography from Hunter College and has written numerous articles on yoga, meditation, Buddhism, mindfulness, and martial arts for YogaCityNYC, The Huffington Post, and NY Yoga + Life Magazine. Gina is also a faculty member of The International Center for Mental Health and Human Rights, which offers Contemplative-Based Resiliency Trauma Training and Prevention Protocol for people suffering from PTSS. She believes that aligning the body aligns the mind, and healing the body heals the mind.